Monday, 24 March 2014

Cherry Cupcake

Hello! 

Again, a second post today, its just a really quick post with a card made with this week's Freshly Made Sketch


I started this card on Wednesday, but it didn't get finished until today. I had a vague idea of what I wanted to do but was just struggling with the perfect sentiment. In the end I couldn't find the sentiment I wanted and didn't have time to make up my own so I changed my idea slightly to get this finished in time.


Stamp Set: Create a Cupcake
Ink: Pistachio Pudding, Crumb Cake, Raspberry Ripple
Cardstock: Crumb Cake, Whisper White, Raspberry Ripple, Gumball Green
Punch: 1 3/4" Circle, Cupcake Builder
Embellishments: Whisper White Baker's Twine, Cherry Cobbler Seam Binding

I thought it'd be cute to do a patterned background with lots of little cherries. I originally wanted to make a big cherry for the topper in place of the cupcake but that didn't work out in the end. It was quite time consuming but I like it better than the cherry stamp. 


I layered up some ribbon and baker's twine and then a cupcake on top of that. Cute huh? Okay, hope you enjoyed this, hopefully I'll be more organised on challenges this next week! 

Happy Stampin',

10 comments:

  1. Those little cherries are adorable! And you can never go wrong with a cupcake. Glad you were able to finish and get this in on time. Thanks for joining us at Freshly Made Sketches again this week!

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  2. How fabulous! Such a cute, cute card. Nice job on the sketch. Glad you joined us this week at FMS!

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  3. Dear Amanda this is really really cuuutee and fun card love that cute cherries...and cute cup cake too...your card is a winner for my eyes..cute cute cute..if you like to see my card at the same sketch challenge on Freshly Made Sketches, my card is # 76..big hugs...Monika

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    1. Aw thanks so much Monique. You're really sweet! I shall me sure to check out your card! x

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  4. LOVE all of those wonderful little cherries! This is such an amazing card!

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    1. Thanks! They took a while to do but I think it was well worth it! x

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